The Tigers and Panthers are set to face off at 8:30 ET on None. The Panthers will host the game at William Nicks Building in Prairie View, TX. In this Southwestern Athletic matchup, Jackson State is favored by -3 vs. Prairie View A&M. The over/under for the game is 143.5 points.

JACKSON STATE TIGERS VS PRAIRIE VIEW A&M PANTHERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Prairie View A&M Panthers +3

This game will be played at William Nicks Building at 8:30 ET on Monday, March 4th.

WHY BET THE PRAIRIE VIEW A&M PANTHERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Panthers.
  • Not only will Prairie View A&M pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +3.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 143.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Can the Tigers Pull Off a Win at Prairie View?

On the season, Jackson State is 12-16, including an 8-6 record in Southwestern Athletic Conference play. The Tigers have been better at home, going 5-3 compared to 6-12 on the road.

As the favorite, Jackson State has gone 8-6, and they are favored again today. They are 14-14 overall when favored. Their average scoring margin on the road is -8.6 points per game.

As the favorite this season, Jackson State has gone just 6-8 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Tigers have a mark of 3-7 ATS. On the road, Jackson State is 10-8 ATS this year and they are 1-2 vs. the spread in their last 3 road games.

Today’s over/under line for the game between Jackson State and Prairie View A&M is set at 143.5 points. So far this season, Jackson State’s over/under record is 13-13. The average scoring total in their games this year is 146.7 points, which is higher than the average OU line of 145.9. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 143 points.

In their previous game, the Tigers’ offense finished with 70 points, which is right in line with their current average of 70.8 points per contest. Offensively, the Tigers have a season long field goal percentage of 41%, which is 362nd in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 190th in percentage and 251st in three-pointers made.

Facing Prairie View A&M, Jackson State aims for a better defensive performance, given their current average of 75.7 points allowed per game (260th). In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Jackson State’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 45.5% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 33.8% this season.

Can the Panthers Grab a Win at Home?

As the underdog, Prairie View A&M has a record of 4-15 this season. They enter this game having lost five straight games, including their most recent game against Alcorn State by a score of 73-65. At home, the Panthers are 4-5 this season, and over their last ten games at home, they have gone 5-5.

So far this year, Prairie View A&M has an overall record of 10-19, and they have gone 6-11 in Southwestern Athletic Conference games. They have played 29 games this season, and their record as the underdog is 4-15. The Panthers have gone 5-14 on the road compared to their 4-5 record at home.

As the underdog, Prairie View A&M has gone 7-12 vs. the spread this season. Their overall ATS mark is 9-19, and they are just 1-8 vs. the spread at home. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Panthers have gone 2-8 ATS.

This season, the over/under record for Prairie View A&M is 14-14 and today’s line of 143.5 is similar to the average over/under line in their games (144.2). Over their last three games, their games have averaged 125 points compared to their season average of 144.4 points per game. So far this year, 15 of their games have finished with more points than today’s over/under line.

Prairie View A&M offense recently wrapped up a game with a total of 65 points against Alcorn State. In that game, they made 4/13 three-point attempts and achieved a field goal percentage of 42.6%. One area that the Prairie View A&M offense has been good this season is getting to the line. Currently, they are 59th in free-throw attempts per contest. Overall, they have a field goal percentage of 41%.

As they prepare for the upcoming game, Prairie View A&M is focused on shoring up their defense, as they are currently allowing an average of 75.7 points per game (261st). In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Prairie View A&M’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 45.5% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 33.4% this season.